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authorAndreas Heiduk <>2017-06-14 09:31:38 (GMT)
committerEric Wong <>2017-06-15 01:09:31 (GMT)
commitda446109ff75120a9836d21653e12154e58f8c46 (patch)
parent02a2850ad58eff6de70eb2dc5f96345c463857ac (diff)
git-svn: document special options for commit-diff
Some options specific for `git svn commit-diff` where not documented so far. Signed-off-by: Andreas Heiduk <> Signed-off-by: Eric Wong <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-svn.txt b/Documentation/git-svn.txt
index fba0b4e..aa2aeab 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-svn.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-svn.txt
@@ -459,6 +459,21 @@ Any other arguments are passed directly to 'git log'
(URL) may be omitted if you are working from a 'git svn'-aware
repository (that has been `init`-ed with 'git svn').
The -r<revision> option is required for this.
+The commit message is supplied either directly with the `-m` or `-F`
+option, or indirectly from the tag or commit when the second tree-ish
+denotes such an object, or it is requested by invoking an editor (see
+`--edit` option below).
+-m <msg>;;
+ Use the given `msg` as the commit message. This option
+ disables the `--edit` option.
+-F <filename>;;
+ Take the commit message from the given file. This option
+ disables the `--edit` option.
Shows information about a file or directory similar to what